Originally from Marion, Ohio, C.J. Schmelzer has been a musician the majority of his life, beginning piano lessons at the age of 5 and teaching himself guitar at the age of 10. A lover of live performance from a young age as well, C.J. was active throughout high school in school and church choirs, jazz band, and orchestra. He played in a few college rock bands while he worked on his degree at Ohio University, where he majored in Music Production and graduated as a Bachelor of Communications in 2016. After graduating and a short time living In Atlanta teaching guitar and working as an apprentice carpenter, C.J. decided to head to Hilton Head Island, where he and his family vacationed every summer. In 2019, C.J. came aboard Fretworks! as a guitar teacher and the rest, as they say, is history.
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